An instructional book/MP3-CD set for drummers wishing to perfect R&B techniques and styles.
Featuring 14 of the funkiest tunes in such styles as gospel, blues, soul, funk, go-go, new jack swing, and hip-hop, the Commandments of R&B Drumming Play-Along by Zoro book/CD package chronologically documents the evolution of R&B drumming from the 1950s through the late 1990s. Included in the drum along are songs made popular by R&B legends such as James Brown, The Meters, Aretha Franklin, and Janet Jackson. The CD tracks are performed by an all-star R&B band featuring Al McKay, the legendary guitarist of Earth, Wind & Fire. The drum lessons also provide historical insight, tips for approaching the music, groove examples, rare photos, and album cover artwork. Included MP3 CD includes tone and tempo changer.